The Cubs start to clean house with two trades
The Chicago Cubs acquired right-handed reliever Matt Guerrier from the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday in exchange for former All-Star Carlos Marmol.
Guerrier is 25-33 with six saves and a 3.54 ERA over 10 seasons in the major leagues. He went 2-3 with a 4.80 ERA this season before being designated for assignment on Sunday.
The Cubs designated Marmol for assignment last week. Marmol wasn 2-4 with two saves and a 5.86 ERA in 31 appearances this season,
The Baltimore Orioles have acquired right-handed pitcher Scott Feldman from the Chicago Cubs.
The Cubs dealt Feldman and catcher Steve Clevenger in exchange for right-handed pitchers Jake Arrieta and Pedro Strop as well as two international signing bonus slots from the Orioles.
Feldman signed a one-year contract with the Cubs and went 7-6 with a 3.46 ERA in 15 starts this season.
He is 46-50 with a 4.66 ERA in 219 major league games over nine seasons.